The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Finance 43 41 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.91% 10.00% 14.88%
As % of the General category 58.11% 48.81% 53.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 28 58
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£425 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.10%
Finance
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

General Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
74 84 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 22.22% 20.49% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 50 107
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £466 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 £11.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +249.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.17 £23.90 £9.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.38 £41.90 £13.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -29.20%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the West Sussex region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the West Sussex region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Finance
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +12 13 £425 +6.25% 12
Worthing +4 10 £600 +60.00% 2
Gatwick +1 2 £351 -
Horsham -3 1 £425 +21.42% 4
East Grinstead -5 1 - - 1
Haywards Heath - 1 £425 - 2
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - - 1
Burgess Hill - - - -
Chichester - - - - 1
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 26 (29.89%) PRINCE2
2 25 (28.74%) Project Management
3 13 (14.94%) ITIL
3 13 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (13.79%) MS Office
4 12 (13.79%) SQL
4 12 (13.79%) Microsoft
5 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (11.49%) Change Management
6 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
7 9 (10.34%) Workflow
8 8 (9.20%) Business Analysis
8 8 (9.20%) Degree
8 8 (9.20%) Windows
8 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
9 7 (8.05%) Management Information System
9 7 (8.05%) ISEB
9 7 (8.05%) PMP
9 7 (8.05%) .NET
9 7 (8.05%) MS Project
9 7 (8.05%) SAP
9 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.05%) Data Modelling
10 6 (6.90%) MS Visio
10 6 (6.90%) Oracle
10 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (6.90%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.90%) Time Management
10 6 (6.90%) Waterfall

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.60%) IIS
3 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.30%) Apache
3 2 (2.30%) Lync
3 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.15%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.15%) FileNet
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.15%) Documentum
4 1 (1.15%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 12 (13.79%) MS Office
2 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
3 7 (8.05%) MS Project
4 6 (6.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.15%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.15%) MoSes
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) Intranet
2 3 (3.45%) NetScaler
3 2 (2.30%) SAN
3 2 (2.30%) Wireless
3 2 (2.30%) Firewall
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.15%) MPLS
4 1 (1.15%) OSPF
4 1 (1.15%) NetScreen
4 1 (1.15%) LDAP
4 1 (1.15%) LAN
4 1 (1.15%) WAN
4 1 (1.15%) DHCP
4 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.15%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.45%) Big Data
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.30%) DTS
4 2 (2.30%) MySQL
4 2 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.15%) QlikView
5 1 (1.15%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.15%) DB2
5 1 (1.15%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.15%) Introscope
2 1 (1.15%) TestPartner
2 1 (1.15%) ERwin
2 1 (1.15%) Synon
General
1 5 (5.75%) Retail
2 4 (4.60%) Marketing
2 4 (4.60%) Advertising
3 3 (3.45%) Back Office
4 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.30%) Online Betting
4 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.15%) Publishing
5 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.15%) Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (33.33%) Analyst
2 14 (16.09%) Project Manager
3 11 (12.64%) Business Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Consultant
5 7 (8.05%) Architect
6 6 (6.90%) Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Service Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 4 (4.60%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Programme Office Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Programme Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (3.45%) Development Manager
10 2 (2.30%) Programme Manager
10 2 (2.30%) Business Developer
10 2 (2.30%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.05%) .NET
2 3 (3.45%) HTML
3 2 (2.30%) Classic ASP
3 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.30%) Web Services
3 2 (2.30%) jQuery
3 2 (2.30%) LAMP
3 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.15%) REST
4 1 (1.15%) Middleware
4 1 (1.15%) XML
4 1 (1.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.30%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.30%) User Experience
3 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.15%) Clustering
4 1 (1.15%) Replication
4 1 (1.15%) Open Source
4 1 (1.15%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.15%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.20%) Windows
2 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.30%) Linux
3 2 (2.30%) UNIX
3 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.89%) PRINCE2
2 25 (28.74%) Project Management
3 13 (14.94%) ITIL
4 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.49%) Change Management
6 9 (10.34%) Workflow
7 8 (9.20%) Business Analysis
8 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.05%) Data Modelling
9 6 (6.90%) Service Delivery
9 6 (6.90%) Time Management
9 6 (6.90%) Waterfall
9 6 (6.90%) Migration
9 6 (6.90%) Programme Management
10 5 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.75%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.75%) ERP
11 4 (4.60%) Performance Management
11 4 (4.60%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.79%) SQL
2 3 (3.45%) VB6
2 3 (3.45%) VB
3 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.30%) PHP
3 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.30%) C#
4 1 (1.15%) RPG IV
4 1 (1.15%) RPG
4 1 (1.15%) Java
4 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.15%) Perl
4 1 (1.15%) Python
4 1 (1.15%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) Degree
2 7 (8.05%) ISEB
2 7 (8.05%) PMP
3 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (5.75%) PMI Certification
5 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.45%) IIBA
6 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (2.30%) CCA
7 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.15%) CEH
8 1 (1.15%) MCITP
8 1 (1.15%) APMP
8 1 (1.15%) CISSP
8 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.15%) CCNA
8 1 (1.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.30%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) P3O
3 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.45%) XenDesktop
2 3 (3.45%) XenApp
3 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.30%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.15%) XenServer
4 1 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Nessus
1 1 (1.15%) SCCM
1 1 (1.15%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.05%) SAP
3 6 (6.90%) Oracle
4 5 (5.75%) IBM
5 4 (4.60%) Business Objects
6 3 (3.45%) Citrix
7 2 (2.30%) Cisco
7 2 (2.30%) VMware
8 1 (1.15%) F5
8 1 (1.15%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.15%) Northgate
8 1 (1.15%) Orchard
8 1 (1.15%) Aruba
8 1 (1.15%) Qualys
8 1 (1.15%) McAfee
8 1 (1.15%) CA
8 1 (1.15%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.15%) HP
8 1 (1.15%) EMC
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Gold Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Comtecs
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Spring Technology
Rate: £15.31 - £20.98 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago